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A yellow-back is a cheap fiction novel which was published in Britain in the second half of the 19th century. They were occasionally called 'mustard-plaster' novels.



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by Gaboriau, Emile, 1832-1873; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Translation of: Le petit vieux de Batignolles
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by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Young women, Courtship
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by Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850; Parsons, George Frederic, 1840-1893
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Translation of: La peau de chagrin
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by Ward, Artemus, 1834-1867; Hotten, John Camden, 1832-1873
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Introduction signed: John Camden Hotten
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by Victor, Metta Victoria Fuller, 1831-1885
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Bound in illustrated paper wrappers
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by Cockton, Henry, 1807-1853; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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A novel
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by Sala, George Augustus, 1828-1895; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Arnold, Edwin Lester Linden, d. 1935; Arnold, Edwin, Sir, 1832-1904
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Phoenicians
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by Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Muddock, J. E. (Joyce Emmerson), 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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eye 1,371
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Crimean War, 1853-1856
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by Costello, Dudley, 1803-1865; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated wrappers
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891, Circus owners
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by Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Savage, Richard, 1846-1903
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Literature, Literature
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by Robinson, Emma, 1814-1890
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Attributed to Emma Robinson
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731; Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Farther adventures of Robinson Crusoe; Lovett, Robert W. (Robert William), collector. GEU; Robert and Miriam Lovett Robinson Crusoe Collection. GEU
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Abridgement of the works by Daniel Defoe
Topics: Crusoe, Robinson (Fictitious character), Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc,...
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Fishing, Frontier and pioneer life
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
Topic: Donovan, Dick (Fictitious character)
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Russell, William Clark, 1844-1911
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870; Jennings, John A. (John Andrew), b. 1855
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Date of publication from Topp
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by Neale, W. Johnson (William Johnson), 1812-1893
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Clarke, Charles, 1815?-1870; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Smith, Albert, 1816-1860; Van Thal, Herbert, 1904-1983, former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Adultery, Physicians' spouses, Middle class
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by Yates, Edmund Hodgson, 1831-1894
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Essays
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by M'Govan, James; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
Topic: M'Govan, James (Fictitious character)
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901; Rice, James, 1843-1882
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Advertisements, 32 p. at end, dated Sept., 1884
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by Neale, W. Johnson (William Johnson), 1812-1893; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885; Thomas, W. Moy (William Moy), 1828-1910, tr
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Allen, Grant, 1848-1899
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Neale, W. Johnson (William Johnson), 1812-1893; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Hinton, Percival F., former owner. GEU; Lever Brothers Ltd
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Translation of: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Lawrence, George A. (George Alfred), 1827-1876; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Reade, Charles, 1814-1884
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Crimean War, 1853-1856
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901; Rice, James, 1843-1882
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Petroleum industry and trade
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by Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Crimean War, 1853-1856
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by Du Boisgobey, Fortuné, 1821-1891; Du Boisgobey, Fortuné, 1821-1891. Crime de l'omnibus. English; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Translations of: La vieillesse de Monsieur Lecoq and Le crime de l'omnibus
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
Topic: Donovan, Dick (Fictitious character)
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Frontier and pioneer life
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by Chamier, Frederick, 1796-1870; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Legends, Tales
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Ouida, 1839-1908
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Neale, W. Johnson (William Johnson), 1812-1893; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Hamilton, Charles, 1738-1800, Great Britain. Royal Navy
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by Jeans, Thomas; Skelton, Percival, ill
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Added illustrated t.p
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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eye 943
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Date of publication from Topp
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by Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868; Renier, Anne, former owner. GEU; Renier, Fernand Gabriel, 1905-, former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882; Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870; Robson, William, 1785-1863, tr
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Humorous stories, American
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by Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873
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Date of publication from Topp
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Married women, Young women, Extortion, Bigamy
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by Scott, Michael, 1789-1835; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Hayward, William Stephens
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Allen, Grant, 1848-1899
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by Smart, Hawley, 1833-1893; Corbould, Edward Henry, 1815-1905, ill
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Date of publication from Topp